from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Middleton, Thomas 1580-1627. English playwright whose comedies, written between 1604 and 1611, include A Trick to Catch the Old One and A Chaste Maid in Cheapside.

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  • proper n. Any of many placenames in England, Scotland and elsewhere, from the Old English words for "middle town".
  • proper n. An earldom in the English peerage.
  • proper n. An English and Scottish habitational surname from any of the places.

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  • n. English playwright and pamphleteer (1570-1627)


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